Illustrated by Julie Vivas
Published by Walker Books Australia
ISBN: 9781925126396 / 9781760650919
CBCA Honour Book 2018, Whitely Award
In a high tree fork, a grey ball unfurls.
It’s time for young Koala to leave his mother.
Good luck, little Koala, you’ll have many adventures finding a new home.
Solid beginners’ zoology. Full Article
Koala uses narrative non-fiction to trace the life of a fictional koala, grounded in fact, and supported on each spread by additional facts. Full Article
The book has the extra features of non-fiction text and a poem on each page. Full Article
Written by award-winning nonfiction picture book specialist Claire Saxby, and stunningly illustrated by the much celebrated Julie Vivas, one of Australia’s premier illustrators. Full Article